Naveed Akhtar well it would be because this is true for every single field
People who work in chemistry believe that chemicals are behind everything that matters.
People who are into evolutionary psychology believe it is behind all of human behavior
People who are into mathematics believe that mathematics underlies everything
That is why it’s no wonder because because their favorite field of study just so happens to be what they believe 100% under lies all of human thought without exception
This pattern is so incredibly human and Incredibly common among specialists in fields that once you see it you see it everywhere.
Richard Dawkins was one of my favorites in this one.
Over and over again specialists will speak outside of their expertise using their expertise as a metaphor to explain everything.
It is the lens from which they view the world
I don’t say this lightly because I have struggled to find mine
What is the lens through which I view the whole world and all of it’s goings on?
I only finally realized in a few months ago.
Although I kind of knew it for a long time
And it’s communications but from various discplines (I should just say interactions really)